Atlanta Rocks! Climbing Programs
A signed parental/guardian Atlanta Rocks! Waiver of Liability Agreement is required for each climber under 18.
Atlanta Rocks! offers 6 climbs on our auto-belays (only) during business hours for only $15. All equipement provided except climbing shoes, wear tennis shoes. Please call for further information.
Climbing builds self confidence and enhances both teamwork and self-reliance. Climbers learn to control their bodies and solve complex physical challenges by using their brains as well as their muscles. The social and athletic skills acquired through climbing will provide a lifetime of enjoyment. Youngsters are supervised by Atlanta Rocks! staff and will have ample time to develop friendships with other School of Rocks climbers. Parents are encouraged to relax in the gym, or get some work done, while their kids climb (Free Wi-Fi).
Offered from 4 pm-6 pm, Monday-Friday (except holidays) during the school year (8/12/13-5/30/14) for children ages 5-17.
School of Rocks curriculum will include the following enumerated activities as well as other activities created by Atlanta Rocks! instructors:
- Top Rope Climbing
- Belaying (once a belay test is passed for those 12+)
- Speed Climbing
- Rotating Climbing Wall
- Technique Pointers and Instruction
- Climbing Games
Fee — $20* per youngster per day ($15* for additional youngsters from the same family) *rental shoes and harness included.
Five Visit School of Rocks Punch Card (first youngster) is only $90 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks! Cap ($15 value).
Five Visit School of Rocks Punch Card (second youngster) is only $65 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks! Cap ($15 value).
Families that play together — stay together! And what better way to play than at Atlanta Rocks! Family Day. At Atlanta Rocks!, not only do we have affordable memberships for families with climbing in their blood, we've also got a day dedicated to everyone who wants to have a great family experience.
Here's the scoop — Every Wednesday from 11 am-10 pm two-hour Family Climbing. And here's the best part...on Family Day, one parent climbs free with each paying youngster! Families participating in this program will have full access to the climbing facility and will not be limited to our party area. Supervised by Atlanta Rocks! staff. To ensure that we will have enough staff to be able to assist you, please call for reservations.
Fee — $20* for your first family member under 18. Additional members under 18 climb for $15 each.
Five Visit Family Day Punch Card (First youngster) is only $90 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks Cap ($15 value).
Five Visit Family Day Punch Card (Second youngster) is only $65 ($10 savings) and includes a free Atlanta Rocks Cap ($15 value).
Family Climbing Class taught every Wednesday evening from 7 pm-9 pm. Limited to 10 people per class. Advance reservations recommended due to limitations on class size! Normal climbing class fee of $35 per person is waived in favor of a flat $50 per family fee (up to five family members). All family members may participate in the class but only family members over the age of 12 are eligible to take the Atlanta Rocks! Belay test and belay other climbers in the gym.
Free Monthly Climbing Competition
Climbing comps are big time fun, but they can also be expensive and time consuming. Atlanta Rocks! wants to give Atlanta climbers a fun way to battle it out on the rock without all of the hassles associated with competing in a sanctioned climbing competition. And here's the best part — there's no entry fee!
The first Wednesday evening of the month, excluding holidays, from 7 pm-9:30 pm. If you don't have a partner, we will find one for you. Teams of two will be given score sheets and may climb the specified routes in the order that they desire. One attempt per route. Route values will be determined by Atlanta Rocks! staff. Ties will be settled by climb-offs, if necessary. Open to Atlanta Rocks! members or daily climbers at no additional charge.
At least five routes will be selected by Atlanta Rocks! staff for each competition (including some new routes set the day before the competition). First, second, and third place award plaques, for each division and class, are given away every month!
- Open 5.9+
- Novice under 5.9
Novice Climb is a two-hour, special supervised program for all ages. No previous climbing experience required. Includes approximately one staff member for every six climbers, harness rental and climbing shoes. Space is limited, so please call for reservations. A non-refundable deposit is required.
Per Person $25
If you do not need any staff assistance, make the most of your lunch-time break with Atlanta Rocks! new rock climbing Power Lunch.
From 11 am-2 pm, Monday-Friday, you can climb or boulder at Atlanta Rocks! Intown Rock Climbing Gym and save big (Climbing $10/Bouldering $5)! From Atlanta Rocks! comfortable elevated-mezzanine area, you can contemplate your next climb while you're wolfing down your pastrami on rye (hold the mayo). Our free WiFi means you can send a quick suck-up e-mail to your boss before you gorge on more than 100 delicious climbing routes. When you hunger for more, come feed your inner beast;…at Atlanta Rocks!...At Atlanta Rocks!, we put the lunge in lunch.
Every Monday night, women receive a 25% discount on daily climbing (can not be combined with any other discount).
In addition to our regular Ladies Climbing Night every Monday night, on the first Monday of the month we offer women 1/2 price Intro to Gym Climbing Classes. Reservation Required.
The first Tuesday of every month, we will offer members who bring a partner, free climbing, and daily climbers, who bring a partner, will receive two-for-one climbing (must know how to belay or be belay certified).
Atlanta Rocks! ClimbMatch is a program designed to help Atlanta Rocks!' customers meet new climbing partners.
Our goal is to ensure an ample supply of people to climb with whenever you decide to breeze into the gym. We'll introduce you with 2-3 similarly skilled climbers.
Give ClimbMatch a try and put an end to your no-belay blues.
ClimbMatch is offered during business hours at Atlanta Rocks!
There's nothing quite like summer vacation…especially if you are a busy parent. Atlanta Rocks! understands the challenges associated with parenting today's youngsters. We also know that you can't be a multi-tasking phenom and — at the same time — keep your kids challenged and fulfilled. Have no fear, because we've got you covered. Atlanta Rocks! Summer Rocks! program keeps the young ones busy and gives you the time you need to run errands, attend meetings, or just relax and un-wind.
Summer Rocks! is offered from June 1-August 1, 2 pm-5 pm, Monday-Friday (except holidays), for youngsters ages 5-17. If your child is participating in an Atlanta Rocks! Summer Camp, it's a great way to provide them additional climbing time.
Summer Rocks! is $30 per person ($25 for current campers). Five visit Punch Cards are available for only $120 ($100 for current campers).
Climbing builds self-confidence and enhances teamwork and self-reliance. Climbers learn to control their bodies and solve complex physical challenges by using their brains as well as their muscles. The social and athletic skills acquired through climbing will provide a lifetime of enjoyment. Youngsters are kept busy by Atlanta Rocks! experienced staff. While they're having fun, they'll enjoy developing friendships with other Summer Rocks! climbers. Parents are encouraged to relax in the gym, or get some work done, while their kids climb (Free Wi-Fi).
Summer Rocks! activities may include the following:
- Top Rope Climbing and Belaying (once a belay test is passed for those 12+)
- Endurance training
- Rotating-Climbing Wall
- Technique Instruction
- Climbing Games